Team Leader, Medical Transport

Location
Suffolk, VA
Posted
Mar 27, 2018
Closes
Jul 11, 2018
Function
Management
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Job Description: Sentara Healthcare is currently recruiting for an experienced EMT to work as a Team Leader in support of our Medical Transport operations in Suffolk, VA. This is a Full-time (40hrs/wk), Rotating Shift (Days, Evenings & Nights) position. Open to EMT-B, EMT-I & EMT-P.

Medical Transport is the premier commercial EMS agency and ambulance transport service in Virginia, with our home office located in Virginia Beach. Established in 1982, Medical Transport has been delivering quality ambulance transport for the Commonwealth of Virginia for three decades!

We are dedicated to serving our patients with outstanding customer service. With a staff of over 320 qualified professionals, Medical Transport is able to provide competent and compassionate care across the Commonwealth of Virginia. Medical Transport is currently providing service through offices in the following areas: Virginia Beach, Hampton/Newport News/Williamsburg, Western Tidewater, Charlottesville, and the Northern Virginia Regions. Medical Transport is a modern multifaceted organization with departments operating in support of our emergency and non-emergency transport capabilities. These departments include a Vehicle Maintenance Department, Operations Support Department, Quality Assurance Team, Communication Center and an experienced management team.

Medical Transport has assembled a communication team, working in a modern computerized Dispatch Center, which allows the most efficient response to our customers' needs and schedules, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The computer-aided dispatch system enables the ambulance crews to arrive prepared, equipped, and on time. Our services are accessible to individuals and facilities located throughout Virginia and the surrounding states.

Join our team, where we are committed to quality healthcare, improving health every day, and provide the opportunity for training, development, growth!
Sentara employees strive to make our communities healthier places to live. We're setting the standard for medical excellence within a vibrant, creative, and highly productive workplace. For more information about our employee benefits, CLICK HERE!

Join our team, where we are committed to quality healthcare, improving health every day, and provide the opportunity for training, development, growth!

Responsible for the units on his/her assigned shift and coordination of services. Demonstrates proficiency in emergency medical practice and provides leadership for the delivery of basic and/or advance life support care in the transport and emergent environment. Leads safety and quality initiatives, simplifies workflow, improves efficiency and participates in the development of staff.

Education Level
High School Grad or Equivalent

Experience
Required: Clinical - 3 years

Preferred: EMS - 2 years

License
Required: Advanced Cardiac Life Support, Basic Life Support, Drivers License, EMT-Advanced, EMT-Basic, EMT-Intermediate, EMT-Paramedic, Pediatric Advanced Life Suppor

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Skills
Required: Active Learning, Active Listening, Communication, Coordination, Critical Thinking, Leadership, Service Orientation, Technology/Computer

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Other
Emergency Vehicle Operators Course (EVOC) within in 30days of hire. Advanced Cardiac Life Support required for EMT - Intermediate and EMT- Paramedic staff upon hire. EMT - Paramedic also requires Pediatric Advanced Life Support upon hire. Must be qualified to operate Medical Transport emergency vehicles in both emergency and non-emergency situations. EMT -Basic, EMT Enhanced, EMT -Intermediate, EMT-Advanced or EMT Paramedic are all acceptable discipline specific certifications for the position

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